| May 10, 2014
| 3:20 PM
The ninth edition of the Amgen Tour of California will start Sunday in Sacramento.
For eight days, 120 riders from 16 teams will race more than 720 miles, traveling through 12 host cities and ending in Thousand Oaks on May 18.
The tour is the major...
| May 11, 2014
| 7:10 PM
The first stage of the Tour of California ended with the closest finish in the race's history, with the winner decided by a tire's width.
Even winner Mark Cavendish didn't know the result after crossing the finish line at the State Capitol in...
| May 18, 2014
| 8:49 PM
A sense of déjā vu abounded during the last stage of the Tour of California on Sunday in Thousand Oaks.
Britain’s Bradley Wiggins, who had led the overall race since the time trial on the second day and held a 30 second lead going into the final...
| May 17, 2014
| 7:26 PM
Sun-soaked fans watched more than 100 cyclists climb and speed through Angeles National Forest roads and into La Caņada Flintridge on Saturday, near the end of the seventh stage of the annual Amgen Tour of California. The athletes were headed for a finale...
| May 19, 2013
| 12:33 PM
SANTA ROSA, Calif. -- Peter Sagan, a 23-year-old Slovakian who won five stages a year ago, won a sprint finish in the final stage of the Amgen Tour of California on Sunday, sneaking past American Tyler Farrar of the Team Garmin-Sharp and Daniel Schorn...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:05 AM
MARSEILLE, France -- British sprinter Mark Cavendish won the fifth stage of the Tour de France in a close finish on Wednesday and Australian veteran Simon Gerrans kept the yellow jersey.
Cavendish made a poor start to the Tour, but his 24th career...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 10:00 AM
MONTPELLIER, France -- German rider Andre Greipel won Thursday's sixth stage of the Tour de France in a sprint finish and Daryl Impey became the first South African to wear the race leader's yellow jersey after taking it from teammate Simon Gerrans....
| Jul 14, 2013
| 9:55 AM
MONT VENTOUX, France -- British rider Chris Froome showed why he remains the overwhelming Tour de France favorite by winning Sunday's grueling 15th stage up to Mont Ventoux to extend his lead over main rival Alberto Contador.
Froome attacked about two-...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Chris Froome won the 100th Tour de France on Sunday, becoming the second British rider in as many years to win the famed bicycle race.
Froome, who helped Team Sky teammate and countryman Bradley Wiggins win the race last year, took part in a...